MSDN Magazine February 2002
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Dino Esposito discusses various forms of client-side data binding as they are coming out in ASP.NET AJAX 4.0, focusing on some advanced features of data binding and observable objects.
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In this article, Dino reviews the pillars of real-world AJAX development as supported in ASP.NET AJAX 4.0. In doing so, he mostly focuses on client-side templates and data-binding but doesn't ignore other goodies, such as ADO.NET Data Services proxy classes and programming facilities.
MSDN Magazine October 2009
In ASP. NET and Windows Forms projects, some file types are treated differently than others. For example, ASPX and ASCX files are dynamically parsed and compiled to an assembly on the fly. The contents of an XML Schema Definition (XSD) file are used to create a new, strongly typed DataSet-based object at design time.
MSDN Magazine February 2006
The ASP. NET Repeater is a basic container control that allows you to create custom lists from any data available to the page. It's a handy control, especially since most ASP. NET pages that display data need to repeat the same kinds of data over and over.
MSDN Magazine June 2005
When it's time to design the Data Access Layer (DAL) of your distributed MicrosoftÃÂ® . NET Framework-based app, one of the key decisions you'll make is how you'll pass data to and from methods of DAL classes.
MSDN Magazine May 2005
Grid controls are essential in many of today's apps. Until now, though, most developers using Visual BasicÃÂ® have had to buy third-party components to get an effective, easy to use grid component. The WindowsÃÂ® Forms DataGrid turned out to lack too many features for the average developer.
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The upcoming ASP.NET 4.0 platform has the same foundation as the latest 3.5 SP1 version, but it provides further refinement in the areas of Web Forms, Dynamic Data controls, and ASP.NET AJAX. In this article, Dino takes a look at what's new and improved in the Web Forms model.
MSDN Magazine September 2009
After a brief refresher on procedural and object based patterns for organizing the business logic layer, the author focuses on data transfer objects and the impact they have on the development of the software project.
MSDN Magazine August 2009
In this month's column, we'll explore the pros and cons of both ASP.NET Web Forms and ASP.NET MVC.
MSDN Magazine July 2009